How to Draw Easy Anime

Artist: Dawn / August 25, 2010

Step 1.

To start, I explain how a common or normal looking anime eye should be created and drawn. This is a helpful tip that can enable you to understand the anatomy of an anime face.

Step 2.

Next, here is an example on how an anime nose should be drawn. I explain how unnoticeable anime noses are, and how they should be placed on a characters face.

Step 3.

Let's start the lesson shall we? First, make a circle for the head, and then add the guidelines for the face, and for the body frame.

Step 4.

You will now start forming the shape of this anime girls face like you see here. Notice how the face is a bit rounded and pointed at the chin. When that is done, draw a small piece of hair, and then draw in her eyes with them being bolder along the t   

Step 5.

Here you will almost finish sketching out the easy anime hairstyle like so. You can choose to go on a straight route like I did, or concoct your own style to your liking. Don't forget the eyebrows.

Step 6.

Now finish drawing out the shapes of her eyes, and then add some detailing on her cheeks. Draw the mouth, and then you can finally finish off her hairstyle. Lastly, draw the sailor suit like collar, and then a small tie. Draw the sleeves, and her bre   

Step 7.

Finish this easy anime character off by sketching out her arm, and then the rest of her shirt like so. Add some crinkle lines, and then erase the shapes and guidelines you drew in step one.

Step 8.

Look at what we have here, a finished drawing on an anime girl that is cute as a button. I hope you found this tutorial on how to draw easy anime helpful. Color her in and that's it!

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Artist: Dawn
Date Added: August 25, 2010
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Description: I guess that simple anime I uploaded the other day was a big hit. I thought I would draw and upload another great tutorial that I think many artist would appreciate. When it comes to drawing anime and manga characters, there is truly so many different ways you can create a new looking figure. In order to do this, you have to know a way to "draw easy anime" first, so you can visualize a character to your liking. This instructional lesson should help you create a figure to your specifications. One of the hardest things to drawing anime people is, I think, adding clothes. Clothes is definitely one of the hardest concepts to draw because there is things like pants, and we all know pants need to look like clothes instead of a pair of cardboard pieces running down the legs. Then there is shirts. Now shirts is a bit easier to draw because all you have to do is either draw the material to be form fitting, or loose and baggy. No matter what you choose to do for a concept, learning "how to draw easy anime" will put you on the road to success so you can understand an easier way to create a character from Japanese comics, and shows. Thanks a lot for joining me once again today. Hopefully you will earn something new by using this tutorial. Adios folks!